Spielberg to help direct opening and closing ceremonies

Steven Spielberg will be working with Chinese director Zhang Yimou to design the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Zhang is famous for his movies “Hero” and “House of Flying Daggers”.
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